Control & Automation Engineer

Job Title: Control & Automation Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Hale, England
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Start Date: 2018-06-11
Reference: BH-83904
Contact Name: Ellie Charlwood
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 12, 2018 17:39

Job Description

Our client, a large Pharmaceutical and Medical Device company based in Surrey, is looking for a Control & Automation Engineer to join their rapidly expanding site. 

The main duties of the role will include - 

- Identifying upgrades to equipment control systems and performing planned and reactive maintenance 

- Providing guidance to resolve and equipment and system failures and reporting performance issues 

- Leading continuous improvement activity in regards to installation and modification of equipment and systems 

- Leading factory acceptance tests, design reviews and vendor audits when required 

- Leading investigations into failures and using Root Cause Analysis to present feedback

- Developing processes and procedures for the maintenance of control systems on site

The ideal candidate will - 

- Have relevant industrial experience or hold an Engineering / Controls qualification 

- Have knowledge of health and safety regulations associated with control systems and automation

- Have hands-on experience of programming automated control systems eg. PLCs, HMI, SCADA, Siemens

- Knowledge and experience of working to electrical safety standards

Experience in the pharmaceutical or medical device industry is not essential for this role so we would consider candidates from a variety of backgrounds. This is an excellent opportunity with a clear progression structure

For more information please call Ellie Charlwood on 0161 942 4011